Intermittent presumptive treatment for malaria

PLoS Med. 2005 Jan;2(1):e3. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0020003.

Abstract

A better understanding of the pharmacodynamics of intermittent presumptive treatment, says White, will guide more rational policymaking

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Antimalarials / pharmacokinetics
  • Antimalarials / therapeutic use*
  • Drug Administration Schedule
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical / prevention & control
  • Malaria, Falciparum / drug therapy*
  • Maternal-Fetal Exchange
  • Placenta / drug effects
  • Placenta / pathology
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious / drug therapy*

Substances

  • Antimalarials